Here I am again with another gift guide. This time it's all about lifestyle/home. I have to say this is one of my favourite gift guides I've been working on, I just want to buy everything! I love these kinds of gifts, to be honest. I think they are so cute and so much more personal than, say, a jumper. don't get me wrong I love getting clothes for Christmas but I think you don't put as much thought into it as you do with home/lifestyle gifts. Anyway, here's my favourite lifestyle picks.

This gift guide series wouldn't be completed without a fashion related post. Also, I wouldn't be doing my job properly if I didn't write this post either. I mean, this is a fashion blog after all.

The most wonderful time of the year is here! Christmas is almost here! Can you tell how excited I am? I wanted to start posting Christmas related posts as soon as possible since I have a ton of festive posts planned. I decided to start with a gift guide for the homebody (aka me), people who love to stay at home and just relax.

This Friday is special, it's the BLACK FRIDAY (Nov. 24,2017), are you already gearing up to overfill your shopping appetites? If you love a good style steal online retailer, Zaful will probably be the first port of call when shopping online. This year, Zaful Black Friday Sale offers you: even more insane deals than ever & the Big Sale last even longer! But before you hop into Zaful's Black Friday Sale , do a research and plan wisely is a smart way to save more cash. Let's check out our A-to-z guiding list to do things right!

Big Promotions(Nov. 24 - Nov. 29)

Be ready for the biggest discount of 2017. From (November 24th - November 29th), buy 3 and get 1 for free at Zaful's best seller list! If that's not what you're looking for, we have our "New faves & New arrivals" zone standing by. Up to 50% OFF discounts are waiting to satiate your fashion needs!
Zaful Black Friday Carnival(Nov. 24 - Nov. 29)

Cutthroat price is the most common thing during Black Fridays. Who doesn't love cheap goods? From November 24th - November 29th, 3 different discounts: 20%/30%/40% will be marked on selected products!

● 40% off select items on Nov. 24 & Nov. 27

● 30% off select items on Nov. 25 & Nov. 28

● 20% off select items on Nov. 26 & Nov. 29

Look carefully and memorize it by heart(or your cell phone).Don't mix up the time and lose your opportunity. That is to say: Set an alarm clock!

Shipping & Refund

2 days free standard shipping (24th & 27th ), 5 days free express shipping!( 24th - 29th )(Over $79)

From 24th - 29th you may refund by using self-service as well. Return warranty extended to 45 days. This is a service upgrade only for Black Friday.

Share Your Order To Get It Free! (Nov.24- Nov.29)

Getting freebie is easy. Screen-shot your order during ZAFUL BLACK FRIDAY & CYBER MONDAY. Share it on your Facebook/Instagram/Twitter with (#ZFfree) and tag (@zaful). 15 lucky winners will be chosen from all and will receive her/his full order cost to the original payment account! Let become the luckiest person this month among all your friends!

Win Free Gifts (Nov.27- Nov.29) & Gift Cards (Nov.24- Nov.26)

1) Once your shopping bag reaches $79 from November 27th to 29th, you can choose a secret gift! There are various selections to discover. No spoilers here, check it out yourself!

2)From November 24th to November 26th, 10 winners with the highest daily order amount wins themselves a gift card! Who will be the final winner? (The gift card value equals to 50% of the order price, up to $100.)

Hope you find this guide helpful, but also be advised, this is just a bit, and there are more to discover, Zaful Black Friday sale are waiting for you to explore. Don’t miss this opportunity or you will have to wait for another year!

Black Friday & Cyber Monday are the best sales day of the year, that's for sure. In order to celebrate the special day, Dresslily Black Friday & Cyber Monday Sale will provide some really awesome deals to all costumers- To help you plan your Dresslily itinerary, we've made this early peek guidelines to help you.

Up to 85% OFF Sale (Nov.24~Nov26)

That's right, up to 85% Off discount is what we're about to hand over. Early deals have already started, with the Countdown to Black Friday sale. Dresslily offers flash deals on various items, no matter you're a dress/men'swear lover, we got you covered! From November 24th ~ November 26th. credit card at the ready!

Cyber Monday 90% Sale (Nov.27~Nov.29)

You think 85% Off is our limit? Well, we could push it even harder. From November 27th ~ 29th, up to 90% Off discount awaits. Be prepared!

Flexible Cancellation Policy

During Dresslily Black Friday Sale ,if your order hasn’t shipped in over 14 days.You can always cancel them. There's nothing to worry about.

More New Arrivals

Over 2000 new arrivals which will be upload daily! Various choices for fashion lovers and best prices for the year. We are here to present you the best of the best. Best opportunity to explore your faves and collect them with the huge discount!

Coupons For The Win   credit cards at the ready 

Buy more & save more, Be smart by using Dresslily coupon before ordering any item in your cart! Up to $24 Off? No problem!

Gift For All Members (Nov.24~ Nov.29)

Dresslily made it this far because of your great support. From November 24th ~ 29th, all VIP customers will receive a surprise gift. And all new sign-ups get a 15% Off coupon. Don't forget to check your mailbox!

If you miss these huge discounts, you'll miss it for a year. Are you ready?

We've all been hearing those positivity-filled speeches these days haven't we? We can't escape them. Don't get me wrong, they are wonderful and very helpful and empowering but sometimes they aren't reply 'applicable' to our everyday life.  On that note, I decided to bring you tips that you can actually use in your life.

Rosegal Black Friday deals are coming up. up to 85% off with a huge amount of discount coupons and system upgraded. This guide will help you save your precious time and more money. Please make sure to read this before beginning your shopping trip. 

Mystery Discount 

Verify your email to get a valuable coupon is a good deal. Use it during the Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sale and save more of your hard earn money is what we hope to see. By submitting your E-mail, you are able to receive coupons up to 20% Off, and each can be used twice as well. (Nov.24~Nov.29). The coupon will be sent to your E-mail after November 21st. Don't miss it! 

Welcome Gift For New Members (Nov.24~Nov.29)

From November 24th~ November 29th, every new sign-up members will receive a 20% Off coupon. When the time pass, it drops to 15%. This is the best opportunity to join us!

Play Lucky Draw

Rosegal Lucky Draw system is now online. Use your Rosegal points to spin for gifts. Cost only 100 points for each spin, but the gifts are amazing. Have a try, cause why not?

Free Coupons Huge Giveaway (Nov.24~Nov.29)

Run out of coupon? Don't worry about it, we got you covered. From (Nov.24~ Nov.29), over 100000 valuable coupons will be given out daily. Including coupons for category / hot sale products and more.Be smart and collect them to your advantage. And make sure you don't forget to use them.

Best Prices & Best Deals Ever (Nov.24~Nov.26)

Discount up to 85% Off during Rosegal Black Friday Sale. The biggest sale of 2017. Use these codes down below for further cut price!

【FRIDAY20】 20% Off for once. Only serve the first 200 members of each day. Be quick!

【FRIDAY18】18% Off for three times. Everyone could use it!

【FRIDAY】$5 OFF $49/ $15 OFF $99/ $35 OFF $199. No limit.

Also, remember to Use sitewide Code:【RGVIP】to enjoy another extra 12% Off and the BUY 1 GET 2 FREE zone (Pack of 3 Under $59). Explore and find your faves!

Service Upgrade

Free tracking over $30 and 45 days return warranty. You don't need to pay for the annoying tracking number anymore if you choose the flat rate shipping method and ordered over US$30. 45 days return warranty will as well improve our service.

Winning By Sharing

Last but not least, during (Nov.24~Nov.29), Shop in Rosegal and screenshot the order details might make you become the winner. Share the screenshot on Instagram or Facebook contest post with #RGBLACKFRIDAY. Rosegal will choose 3 random winners every day. Each winner will receive a $100 Gift Card.


I've done one of these posts before (here) where I shared with you some tips on how to save more money. Ever since then, I've found more ways to save money so I decided to share them with you guys.

I absolutely love watching the Vogue's 73 Questions videos that have been made recently! I think it's a really nice way for people to get to know their favourite celebrities. I think we are just all noisy so knowing more about anyone always sounds fun.

I think we've all been in that place where we think 'I need to eat healthier.' or 'I need to exercise more', or even 'I need to make some serious lifestyle changes.', but thinking these things and actually doing them are two totally different things. We can think about them all we want but if we don't put them into practice, nothing will happen.

Now, I know making lifestyle changes are hard, whether we're talking about health changes, routine changes or any other kind of changes. Us humans have a hard time adapting to new situations and routines. But we also have something called willpower: and that's what allows us to make these changes.

When changing your lifestyle, you should never be radical about it - trust me that never works-, you should start small and gradually build up the changes. This is the best way to implement new things in your life and get them to really stick.

Disclaimer: I am in no way a health specialist. These tips are ones that worked for me and were passed onto me by my cousin, who is a nutritionist

1- Switch your fizzy drinks for tea 

I can't say I found this change hard since I pretty much only drink water, milk and tea, but I know this can be hard for people who love fizzy drinks. Tea is a great substitute for those high-calorie and high on sugary drinks. You can drink it hot, cold, with milk, without milk, with sugar and without sugar.

There are a ton of teas available out there, but if you are doing this to get healthier, I'd suggest you choose a tea that will boost your metabolism. Lately, I've been drinking the Slim Life Tea. This tea is specifically made for people who want to lose those extra pounds and can't seem to do it.

 Of course, the results will be much bigger if accompanied by healthier eating habits, but the Slim Life Tea contains polyphenol which blocks enzymes from building fat, that meaning you can lose weight just by drinking this tea. Personally, I wouldn't recommend doing just this because what will happen is that after you finish your 28-day program, you'll just gain the weight you lost back because you didn't make any other changes in your life.

Either way, I would strongly recommend you take a look at the Slim Life Tea's website and try their tea. It's super tasty and easy to prepare and it will help you get closer to your health goal.

2- Switch to small plates 

People are visual beings, there's no denying that. Using small plates instead of big ones will trick your brain into thinking there's a lot more food on your plate. The amount is exactly the same, but as the food occupies a lot more space on the smaller plate, it'll look like you're eating a lot more than you actually are.

3- Take advantage of those breaks

Don't have time to work out? Or maybe you do but you're just lazy? Try doing small exercises on your breaks. For example, you're watching tv and commercials are on: use those 5 minutes to do some squats, crunches or push-ups. This might seem like little but if you do this every time a tv show goes on a break, you'll end up doing a lot more than you think.

4- Drink, drink drink 

Most of the time we think we're hungry, we are actually thirsty. Try drinking a cup/glass of either water or tea and then see if you still feel hungry. if you don't, that's it, you were thirsty.

5- Wait 20 minutes before you repeat your meal 

20 minutes is the amount of time your brain takes to process that there's food on your stomach. That's why you should wait 20 minutes before deciding to get yourself another serving of food. Those 20 minutes can be cut short if you eat slowly. I can't eat slowly though and I know a lot of people are like me so 20 minutes it is.

6- Out of sight, out of mind

The best way not to eat those chocolate biscuits or drink that coke is not to have it at home. Plain and simple. If you don't want to be tempted to eat them, don't buy them.

7- Try new recipes 

This is a very helpful tip. As my grandma says 'there are 101 ways to cook something'  so there's always an option. You might not like a certain food cooked a certain way but you might love it when cooked a different way. I hated broccoli. Couldn't stand it really. But one day I was browsing through Pinterest and this recipe popped up and I decided to try it. Now I can say I love broccoli.

What small lifestyle changes have you made in your life recently?

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Disclaimer: this post contains PR samples

I think it's safe to say that when you do something for a considerable amount of time, you pick up little traits related to what you do. The same thing happens with blogging. There are things only bloggers do, so only bloggers will understand. I can't tell you how many times my dad asks me: ''Why can't you take a picture on some random wall? Why does it have to be this specific one?''

In case you haven't noticed, Zaful Thanksgiving Sale has begun! 10$ off over 60$ discounts and free orders with free shipping! Great deals on trendiest fall fashion and winter clothes. Zaful Thanksgiving day sale is waiting for your visit! 

Let's see how to get free orders and bonus during the big sale!


A free order chance will be offered during 2017 Zaful Thanksgiving Sale! Each Zaful account has a chance to spin our Wheel of Thanksgiving per day. Which you may gain access to 

Attention! Coupon is Only Valid for 72 hours after you receive it. And each can be used Only Once. You can check your remaining Z-points and coupons in your profile. Good luck!


It’s Thanksgiving day and Zaful wants to say “thank you” to everyone who supports us until today. As a return, a mega gift is ready for everyone! 

In this special day, every new Zaful register will get $300 and exclusive Deals from $0.01! For all our old friends, simply win $45 by inviting


Explore and find your fave. Huge discount and free shipping only on Zaful Thanksgiving sale .If you miss it, you’ll have to wait for another year. 365 days is long enough. How many 365 days in our lifetime? Have a look right now! 


We've all been there: we need to get up early in the morning but can't seem to fall asleep.  no matter how hard we try, it just doesn't happen. this happens primarily when people are under an excessive amount of stress, whether it's work-related stress, school-related stress or just general life-related stress. 

This has been happening to me a lot recently. At first, I didn't understand why but then I sat down and really thought about it and came to the conclusion that I was stressed because of Uni. After I got to the root of the problem, I started tackling it. I made a few changes to my daily routine and my stress level diminished a lot. Still, though, my sleep pattern was off, so I started doing some things before bed. Here's how I got around falling asleep faster and started to sleep better. 

I've talked about this on my 'How To Sleep Better' post and it's something that really helped me. Electronic devices like phones, Tv's and computers stimulate your brain, making it very awake. If you want a good night's sleep, turn them off  (or at least put them on silent mode and away from you) 30 minutes. 


Nothing drives more insane than a messy space. I think I'm a bit OCD when it comes to tidying up and organising. I can't go to bed without tidying up my bedroom and I think that's something that really helps me to fall asleep faster and have a better night's sleep. I know it sounds kinda weird but it's true. Try it. 


This is crucial for a good night's sleep. Your room can't be too hot nor too cold or you won't fall asleep as you'll feel uncomfortable. Also, try soothing aromas: there are these sprays made specifically to help you fall asleep.
Make sure your room is dark as light stimulates your brain (that's why I talked about turning off your devices)


Being worried keeps you up at night. Your mind is all over the place and not calm and relaxed like it should be. Try writing down everything you're thinking about whether that is things you need to do the next day or random thought. Write it down. 

I hope these tips can help you. Let me know what you normally do to sleep faster!


I can't speak for myself on this one since I don't work, but I know for a fact that there comes a time in every woman's life where she has absolutely no idea what to wear to work. Not just to work, to everywhere really, but today we're just focusing on work. 

Depending on what your job is, you have different amounts of freedom in terms of what you can and cannot wear. I think it's obvious that someone who works in a bank won't be able to wear the same thing someone who works from home can. I personally agree with this only to some extent, but I'm not here to talk about that either. Today, I'm showing you a few different outfit ideas you can wear to work. 

I tried to create outfits that could be used by everyone and that can be easily adapted to every workplace. I hope you enjoy them! 


''Oh my God Rita, you wrote Halloween wrong''. No, I actually didn't. Dalloween was the name given to my friend Dália's Halloween party- get it? Dália+Halloween- Dalloween. This party took place last Tuesday night, and let me tell you: it was the best party ever!

Everything was well thought, from the decorations to the food, to the music. Everyone had an incredible time and can't wait for the next one! Here a few pictures fo the best moment of Dalloween.

A very busy makeup station

Yeah, I won the ' Best Diva' award 

The hostess (Dália) and I- we didn't plan on being the same thing by the way


Blurry uni buddies

Trying to come up with some sort of choreography 

Yay everybody! 

Our lil' friend

Yes, there was a coffin

Doesn't this look like something you'd love to drink?

My date: Jack 

Uh, sparkly

Oh yeah! Food!


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